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    December 6, 2012
    5:00 - 7:00pm PST  

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the accident occurred here on busy white road, near the intersection with quimby road. witnesses tell police the man was struck and killed as he walked southbound, near the vietnamese community center. >> some sort of dark colored s u v or even a van. struck the victim as he was crossing the roadwaysthe nearest crosswalk is about a hundred yards up the street. police confirmed the victim appears to have been jay-walking, like this the exact same place where the man was hit. a clerk at this nearby bakery says there have been several narrow escapes. >> and the more ms. >> people to not want to go down to the corner? >> -- in the morning, it is more often. >> white road is a fast- moving 4-lane road. too fast say some neighbors. there have other accidents here but this is the first pedestrian fatality in recent memory. police are asking for the public's help in finding the hit and run driver.
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>> it should have some major front and damage we should suspect based on the debris left behind. and just a couple weeks ago.another fatal epdestrian hit and run.this at alum rock and jackson ave. and just this year.there have been 10 other pedestrians who have been hit and killed by vehicles.though these were you can see most are in east san jose.
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12 so far this year. >>pam: a ring of car theives are now in custody for a series of toll booth robberies on the carquinez bridge here are the suspects arrested for 3 of 10 robberies that occurred at the end of last yearup until may of 2012.chp investigators say bridge surveillance cameras revealed the stolen vehicles used in the crimes. >> i think the vallejo police, we kind of knew from past experience people stealing cars during with that type of victim in the past, and a surveillance led to the names involved. >> if you were called in each case these were done with the use of force, fear of the threat of violence. >> the c h p say that the police are still investigating the 70 cases. c-h-p officials say although these 3 suspects are in custody for 3 of the toll booth robberies.the investigation continues into
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>> employees at an east bay auto parts store got quite a jolt this morning. this is video from the san leandro autozone. a customer drove through a plate glass window right into the parts storage section this morning. they had the good fortune not to be in that part of the good news is that no one is hurt today. the driver is safe all the employees are >>pam: the driver was not cited, as you can imagine -- the car was seriously damaged. a man is behind bars tonight after he took san francisco police on a chase that ended building and fire hydrant. thousands of gallons of water gushed into the city's market neighborhood. police were pulling the the driver drove off and he crashed. after the suspect was taken to the hospital and then taken into custody. police are investigating if drugs or alcohol were a factor in the collision. >>pam: bart is now considering charging you more money to park at its lots. kron 4's justine waldman tells us how much and what
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you can do to try and stop >> when parking rates went up at the daly city bart station in 2010, from 2 to 3 dollars a day. people stopped parking there. so bart brought the price back down. now bart is considering raising the rates at all its parking lots, by charging more for spaces based on demand. a full lot would cost more, >> i would not want to pay more. >> i do not want to see the rates go up. the increase could be as little as 50- cents. bart did have a budget surplus this year, those extra dollars went to fixing seats and adding air conditioning on the trains. bart wants to use the extra parking money to maintain the lots. with renovations and affording security. >> they could increase security. that would be nice. "i was mugged once
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more security would be nice" >> the question is. will an increase in parking turn >> "you lose the motivation. cheaper to park." >> "bart wants to hear from riders about raising parking lots rates, they posted a survey and we posted it on our website kron4.com. in daily city justine waldman kron 4 news." >> let us break this down for you. here's what bart riders are currently paying to park. it's five dollars a day at west oakland. demand.small lot. it's two dollars a day on the peninsula. daly city, colma, south san francisco, san bruno and millbrae. six stations are free. south hayward, hayward, coliseum, richmond, concord and north concord. all other bart stations.and there are 32 of them.cost one dollar per day. so we're asking on our kron four facebook fan page.what do you think about this propsed change to parking fees.that would see some stations increase parking fees.and others decrease the cost.all based on
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demand.how quickly the lots fill up. join the conversation.i'll be reading comments later in the show. >>pam: clear skies around much of the bay area today. a big change from the recent wet weather. on the top right -- a live look from mount tamalpais. on the bottom right a live view of san francisco. take a look to the clouds, a beautiful backdrop to the skyline. i'm here in the weather center with jacquelyn jacquelyn -- is the rain behind us for now? >>jacqueline: we did see some fog this is a live look from the bay bridge toll plaza. you can see a pretty decent amount of clouds right now. the satellite and radar pictures showing some high clouds approaching from the north. there is some pressure building from the
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north. it is driving the storms well to the north. there is rain fall well to the north that it should stay there but the high cloud coverage towards the bay area right now. temperatures? 60s. right now, i dearly upper 50s and most areas with-50s in daly city. as we go for this evening areas of dense fog overnight. cooler temperatures and clear skies. they are going to be even more clear, overnight. tomorrow, more clearing and the sunshine with warmer conditions. for the weekend, that warm-up will continue. >>pam: while it is nicer now,here you can see sprinkles falling this afternoon in walnut creek. this video was shot at the park. you may have noticed that no one is swimming in the water. that's because it's been closed since sunday when it was flooded during the heavy rains. kron4's maureen kelly shows us the problem and what's
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>> this is a still picture that shows the river of rainwater that came rushing down the steps of the clarke swim center after a pair of storm drains backed up sunday. it flooded the outside area of the facility.and blackened the three pools with dirt and debris. since then the staff has been busy cleaning sucking up the gunk on the bottom of the poolwith the help of a high powered vacumn.and changing the filters --a lot. check out how dirty this one issee how much mud is caked at the bottom? they tell me eariler in the week the whole filter would look that that from top to bottom. after four days of cleaning 10 to 12 hours a day you can see the water is looking a lot cleaner. but they don't think they'll be able to re open until sometime next week. if you are wondering why they didn't just drain all of the waterwell.it turns out that could have been even a longer process. they could have drained the pool.but that could have taken even longer.there is close to 900-thousand gallons of water in these pools.it takes two to three days just to drain themand even longer to fill them
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back up. once they are done cleaning they will send the water to a lab for testing and won't reopen until they get the ok from the health department. maureen kelly kron4 news.. >> with warnings, that this could be one of the worst flu seasonstarget store pharmacies in the bay area will be giving free flu shots to kids. every child, ages four through 18, can receive a free influenza vaccination the free vaccination program is called "shoo the flu" and it is designed to improve overall community health. the program is being funded by the page family foundation. larry page is you might know if the c-e-o of google. >> holiday shopping on a good start a nationwide. more people hitting the store following black friday this year, compared to last year. foot traffic increased 3- point-seven percent. and sales -- up 2-point-3 percent. kron4's dan kerman was out with shoppers today. and has more.
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>> so many toys and so little time. the holiday shopping is in full swing it. shoppers at this target are bringing their list, checking it twice been trying to get done in the next three weeks. >> i and more people to buy for because our family grew this year. >> spending? >> probably spending less. >> probably the same. >> i intend on the spending more. >> it is a mixed bag but a bit more than this year. >> why more this year than last year? >> i guess the financially a i am a better set. shoppers are not just coming into one the store and purchasing it all. they are going home and research in advance and going to go for the best deal. in a price is definitely a factor the w th they thing are. >> and if you like to avoid crowds? this must be beneath
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your christmas tree you could consider shopping sooner than later. they're expecting the busiest shopping week to be the week before christmas beginning december 16th. at target, dan kerman, kron 4. >>pam: raiders might be struggling right now. but, that's not stopping the fans coming out in force tonight, to cheer on the home team. kron4's live at oakland coliseum -- after the break. >> and coming up tonight at 5:30. the manhunt for computer the manhunt for computer security pioneer questioning in a murder is (car horn) paying with your smartphone instead of cash... (phone rings) that's a step forward. with chase quickpay, you can send money directly to anyone's checking account. i guess he's a kicker... again, again! oh, no you don't! take a step forward and chase what matters.
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>> the oakland raiders could have one of the worst records in the n f l. but that is not a stopping their fans from coming out to the coliseum against the denver broncos, and patent manning. j.r.? >> the raiders could be 3-9 which would not to know it because the fans are fired up. let me show you the game is about to start. you can see the thousands of fans making their way into the coliseum. we've been out here for hours, having a good time and chilly out. take a listen. >> greater nation that they should give me some of free tickets. raider nation.
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>> this is ground beef with top sirloin and onions, cheese, tomatoes and the sour cream it. >> does that make you tired? >> yes. >> you have to stay awake? >> i usually do. >> is this a traditional the tooth usually where every week? >> i always -- i always dress up. >> are you more excited to see the you oakland raiders or peyton manning? >> you are just happy with fantasy football. >> we are bringing these people and from littleton, colorado. >> they have a little bit going for them? >> not really. lot >> and as long as they wear orange, what can i say. >> what can he say? i can
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say that kickoff is at 5:20. the fans are making their way into the coliseum. those are just some of the fans that we came in even the eating with a number of the fans in the parking lot. you will see them at 6:00 p.m., sports director, gary radnich will also speak with us. there is a lot later. reporting live in oakland, j. r. stone, kron 4. >>pam: thanks j-r. we'll have more the game in sports -- tonight at six with gary radnich. >> attracting traffic, east bound of the san mateo bridge remained closed because of a car crash blocking these two lanes. skye's seven high- definition abc news. sky 7-. the drivers are expected to expect delays and possibly
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take alternate routes. there is a lot of congestion highway 1 0 1 and interstate 880 towards the bay bridge. and the other side from the east bay towards san francisco. not a lot of congestion. if you're going to go to the raiders game? perhaps they're already there because it is smooth. we will keep you to keep you house-to-house. >>pam: bridge in the spotlight after a head on collision. but now the question -- could it have been prevented, if a long planned safety fix had been in place. kron-4's scott rates has more on a planned movable median barrier, that has been in the works for more than a decade. >> that mobile barrier should be here on the golden gate by 2014. drivers are hoping that it will prevent accidents like we saw this morning. >> drivers along the golden gate bridge will get an
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extra wall of protection in the middle of the roadway. >> with a safe condition. >> even without these barriers? >> iraq,. >> this is been in the works since 1996 -- exactly. >> the 12-inch that would stretch 15,000 ft. would prevent head-on collisions that we saw this morning. this is sky 7 abc high- definition video of this lexis plowed into a volkswagen going in the opposite direction >> we were fortunate it was a non-life threatening injury that the person the suffered we have not had a fatality since 2001. >> the project is $26.5 million should be completed by 2014. a spokesperson said that it could cause of smaller advance it will prevent the larger ones that the more deadly. >> there goes a driving along instead of crossing over they will deflect off
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the barrier we're hoping the we can get a barrier of there as quickly as possible >> at the golden gate, scott rates, kron 4. >>jacqueline: we can see clear skies above that cloud coverage that will be the story for tomorrow. clouds just like that things to the cloud coverage today, a bit cooler with the 60s, 59 degrees in san francisco board 61 in san rafael and 61 in redwood city. with more fog tomorrow and conditions better for tomorrow morning. as we go for saturday, sunshine and warmer temperatures. taking a look at the fog tracker 4 the computer models not really in agreement on how
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or extensive this fog will be. this shows fairly extensive of fog coverage we could see a combination of fog tomorrow morning. by the later morning hours we will see a bit of clearing on the north bay. perhaps a bit more clearing that was the fog tracker is indicating with more sunshine, tomorrow. chilly. 40's. 40's in a santa rosa, 39 degrees in napa, pleasanton, livermore, 44 in san jose but 50s along the coast your fill in the afternoon, 60s for most of the bay area. 64 in cupertino, 62 degrees in the san jose. low 60s for the inland valleys in the east bay shore with the exception of alameda. upper 50s along the coast and a mixture of 50s and 60s for the north bay. they look at your extended forecast with the dense fog. for the more north bay tomorrow morning.
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with less fog on a saturday. and the senate, warmer conditions expected each dayit's the battle of the tech giants. apple wants to stop samsung from selling phones -- which tech reporter gabe slate is here to break it all down for us -- at 5-30. sofa... desk... you know what? why don't you go get some frozen yogurt. i got this. you're so sweet. you got this, right? i do got this. let us get everything off the shelf, and to your home. your season is here. let's just call it the baking time of year. you need special ingredients. you need the staples. that's a given. you need safeway sugar for just $1.97. and that magic thing that makes everyone want another -- only $2.99 for challenge butter.
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>> as for imagine, bart this saying that bart is expecting to raise its prices based on demand. and from our facebook fan page record says that it makes perfect sense however,susan: from a cold, business standpoint maybe, but given that wages are stagnant and many are traveling to "find" jobs.heartless. >> rick: makes perfect sense. feel free to join the conversation on the facebook kron 4 facebook fan page we will be right back preferred
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>>pam: coming up at five- thirty! software mogul, john mcafee taken to the hospital after being denied political in guatemala. two high tech titans back in the spotlight. the apple and samsung feud continues --
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of pala to belize... >> and he sold that years ago. if he has been living with some as describing as a very eccentric life in it believe some believe thin--accentor lifestyle and the central american country of belize... >> >> to jail! >> fugitive tech millionaire john mcafee arrested in guatemala. and now there is a report he suffered a mild heart attack in his cell. >> the former silicon valley entrepreneur is now being treated at a hospital while the guatemalan government decides whether to extradite him to belize for questioning in a murder case. kron four's grant lodes has been following this
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>> mcafee is the founder of the antivirus software company that bears his name. he sold it years ago and has been living what has been described as an eccentric when police there said they wanted to question him in a murder case, he ducked out of sight. after three weeks in hiding, he showed up in guatemala and asked for asylum. >> they are trying to arrest me to keep me from this press conference >> the web site vice.com was interviewing mcafee when he was taken into custody outside a luxury hotel in the capital, guatemala city. >> guatemalan jails have beds, dude and food. pretty awesome. i'm not too concerned. >> belize authorities have named him a person of interest in the murder of fellow expatriate greg faull. >> faull was found shot to death last month at his home just down the beach from mcafee's residence on the resort island of san pedro. mcafee says he was framed, and that he himself was in danger of being murdered by >> he reappeared this week accompanied by a young girlfriend and an entourage >> this is my life in america, >> as police showed up to arrest him for entering the country illegally, mcafee even in custody, he sounded
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"i am using the computer of one of the wardens, or gentleman. authorities denied his request for political asylum, mcafee reportedly collapsed. he was rushed to the >>pam: apple and samsung are back in court today. batteling over their patent lawsuit. apple won the first round in august, when a u=s district court judge ruled that samsung would pay apple over a billion dollars in damages. that's not enough for apple our tech reporter gabe slate is here. case? >> 1.0 $5 billion was the verdict earlier this year. apparently that was not enough that hearing is still going on and the san jose and the judge said that she is likely to reduce that $ 1.05 billion.. fine... with her belief that the jurors
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could have underestimated the danger is implicated. the details of the verdict in the month of august. nothing has happened yet samsung has not paid one penny to apple. they have appealed this decision in hopes of a mistrial. the judge will have to decide if it is a mistrial or not. most likely it will not be and to go forward. however, it could be appealed. we will have to wait and see. otherwise, they are going to wait and see weather or not ... one thing i would like to mention is how consumers could be impacted. if samsung products could be prices are released. that is not unlikely but possible. let me show you video these samsung video phones could be banned. apple has filed paperwork that these be
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banned from the shelves the galaxys and the galaxy s2 and detroit droid charge.. >> these are not the newest office phones so consumers have to not go crazy? but let us talk about the other story with apple that is also important, tim clark. we are going to look at a burning more jobs tim clark-10 coketim clar his namead if tim cook! possible production of apple computers by 2013 in the united states. possibly fremont, or some other parts of california or >> perhaps that would be
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encouraged other tech companies to produce locally. >> certainly. today from c- e-o tim cook. about jobs and you can follow gabe >> thank-you, gabe slate tech report >>pam: the state of washington has more than 200 couples lined up at the seattle county courthouse in to get their marriage lincenses signed. 77-year-old jane abbott lightly and 85-year-old petey petersen who have been together for 35 years were the first couple to receive their marriage license. a three-day waiting period is required before marriage licenses are valid. but supporters of same-sex marriage say today is an important day for their cause. >> also in washington state. it's a "pot party" in washington state. a new law -- legalizing recreational marijuana use -- took effect at midnight. the law says adults 21 years and older can now possess up to an ounce of pot. but growing or selling the
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drug remains a crime. still -- pot smokers preferred to emphasize the positive -- ringing in the new year with -- well -- smoke rings at seattle's space needle. >>pam: the aftermath of hurricane sandy is driving business in washington today. as the senate meets to talk about the storm's impact on transportation, the push for state aid continues from high-profile advocates. emily schmidt has more from washington. >> it didn't take long to see hurricane sandy's damage was bad. now--- officials are beginning to say just how bad. the numbers emerged at one capitol hill hearing after >> fema has provided over 14 million meals, over 16 million liters of water, over 1.6 million blankets, and over 100,000 tarps. >> hundreds of thousands of families have had to go from their homes. >> one subway station, south ferry, is going to cost over 500 million dollars-- nearly 600 million --to repair.
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>> families impacted by the storm say it's been a huge blow. >> it doesn't feel like new york, i feel like i am in a third world country right now >> so the governors of two states hard hit by sandy are taking their case to washington: new jersey governor chris christie meeting with white house and capitol hill officials thursday. new york governor andrew cuomo made the trip monday. combined, they're asking for more than 7 7 -billion federal dollars for relief. >> this is a big situation, big numbers, there need to be more conversations, but we are not going to stop until it is done. >> we are trying to get to a place where we can help the region recover as quickly as possible. >> white house press secretary jay carney said wednesday it's too early to say how much relief money the obama administration will request---he pointed out the administration has already designated more than two-billion dollars.transportation secretary ray lahood announced ten million more dollars for new jersey thursday.
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the governors' requests come as washington is caught in heated debates on how to avoid the fiscal cliff. in washington, emily schmidt, kron4 news you won't take my life. you won't take our future. aids affects us all. even babies. chevron is working to stop mother-to-child transmission. our employees and their families are part of the fight. and we're winning. at chevron nigeria, we haven't had a reported case in 12 years. aids is strong. aids is strong. but we are stronger. and aids... ♪ aids is going to lose. aids is going to lose. ♪
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a fresh-cut tri tip sirloin served with a succulent lobster tail. just $16.99. sizzler. >>pam: now for today's market update. stocks post little gains amid the ongoing budget talks in washington. apple stock rebounded from yesterday's drop off. after c-e-o tim cook said the company would start making next year. gabe slate tech report which is spoken of tech report and also, the dow gained nearly 40- points to close above 13- thousand. nasdaq was up 16. and the s-and-p-500 gained five points. >> watching today's winners
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and losers zinga.. >> today it is a when winner? >> yes, facebook and farm ville.. relationship went sour but now, after a
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>> call of duty. >> yes, it is nearly $1 billion. it is faster than any other game in history, better than call of duty. their old one, modern warfare. people are not expected and $1 billion in production value in just 15 days. that is a blockbuster movie but the stock? not so much. i would stay away from
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the stock but it is still a great story. >> certainly, from of violence to some yoga. we've been talking about this, they are doing great. >> exercising that builds strength, balance, and they are up by 48 percent. yoga clothes.. high end, they are opening of stores here, there, four, 10, 80. wall street likes that type of revenue and everybody can understand that concept. i'm single lease take a look at it. namaste! [laughter] go to our new channel. comcast 193 for the latest news, weather and traffic updates and on digital 4.2. >>this just in to the kron 4 news room nfl commissioner, has said that the n f l would be willing to contribute up to $200 million to help keep the raiders in oakland if the
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team and city officials can agree on the deal. the nfl would want to see that happen. it would contribute up to $200 million to keep their readers and oakland. also that it will be of to the 49ers and the raiders to keep the-raiders in oakland they are playing the denver broncos tonight. sports a director, gary radnich will have the latest. >>jacqueline: the latest right now iwith low clouds this evening. the satellite & radar showing some high clouds approaching from the north. the big weather story is that high-pressure offshore. that is driving the stormtracker of to the north. rain through oregon, washington is where it will stay for the next several days. as we take a look of
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the day planner we will continue to see these low clouds. areas of fog with mostly sunny skies expected. temperatures a little bit warmer and for the evening, the fog will make a return to the forecast. out the door tomorrow, temperatures in the 40's and the '50s. they might not get quite this school in the north bay. and we have 42 in napa, 40's and santa rosa fiord and 44 degrees and san jose. mid '50s along the coast. low 60s in the south bay, the 60s in mountain view, and these temperatures are a few degrees warmer than what we saw today. the same for the inland valleys. low 60s for the east bayshore. 59 in alameda and fifty's closer to the coast. a mixture of 50s and 60s for the north bay. as for the sierras, dry conditions for this weekend it will be easy to get up there and back.
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mostly sunny skies. temperatures in the 20's! a bit chilly, overnight. they looked at your extended forecast with a dense fog. and low cloud coverage for most of the bay area. fog expected for the inland valleys for the weekend we will expect to see improving conditions with more sunshine. now come off snowbomb... sierra and tahoe, a 60 in. base boreal and 60 inches with more info on snowbomb.com >> let us check the evening commute to. the bay bridge toll plaza. all of these people are going westbound and all lanes even the fast track are backed up. the possible carpel lines are moving along very heavy
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traffic westbound on the bay bridge. the golden gate is moving these in north bound, southbound, no problems and the san mateo is also moving right along. we will be back.
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(male announcer): now, here's stanley roberts who found people behaving badly. >> the rain hits the bay it's not uncommon for traffic to back up like here on the 880 this driver chose to follow behind a tow truck. the only problem with that she was driving on the shoulder >> ford pickup, pull over when it rains in the bay common sence pretty goes out the window. the driver of the pickup claimed she had an emergency, at her >> the driver in this white car was spotted weaving in and out of the carpool lane in the rain and get this he was a solo driver it's hard enough to navigate the roads whrn the weather is dry it's even more difficult when visibility is limited
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>> pull forward >> after officer hunter from the hayward office of the chp had a talk with him it was my turn >> i was impatient , when i was in the right lane the car in front of me was going entirely too slow and i said let me go around over here and when i saw you all back there i said oh my goodness im going to get pulled over i can count on one hand just how many times drivers admit they were at fault >> i was wrong it was my fault im guilty the carpool lame >> is a pretty hefty ticket its something in the 4 or 5 hundred range don't remind me ok be careful i'n the rain >> officers also check for disables vehicles, this one was occupied the driver was waiting for his wife to arrive officer hunter instructed he to tell his wife to bring a child seat for the 3 year old that was in the back the rain also creates it's
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share of collisions this is four car finder bender where everyone pulled to the center divide it's never a good idea pull to the center divide, it was so dangerours i stayed inside the car a traffic break was created and everyone was moved to the shoulder . to short out who was at fault it will help us all get to our destinations in one piece if every driver would at the hawyard office of the chp stanley roberts kron 4 news if you have a comment or story idea for stanley, you can email us at peoplebehavingbadly@kron4.co m
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>> coming up at 6:00 p.m., these hikers were. and they were nearly stranded for one week in the sierras and also the former software
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john mcafee. and the central america. in jail rushed to hospital. >>jacqueline: your full hospital. >>jacqueline: your full forecast, coming up. when i take a picture of this check, it goes straight to the bank. oh. oh look the lion is out! no mommy no! don't worry honey, it only works on checks. deposit checks from your smartphone with chase quickdeposit. just snap a picture, hit send and done. take a step forward and chase what matters. secondhand smoke affects everyone's health. it's not just irritating. it can cause heart disease and even death.
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(male announcer) live from the kron 4 news station, this is the kron 4 news. >>pam: a ring of alleged car theives now behind bars, in connection to series of
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armed robberies of toll booths here in the bay area a year and a half long investigation. ends with these 3 suspects in custody kron4's haaziq madyun shows you how investigators linked three suspects now custody for a series of toll booth robberies on the carquinez bridge california highway patrol assistant chief >> "yes that's the ones we're talking about where they would come in, have a passenger in the back seat, commit the crime usually in >> stolen carsa common thread in each casea fact revealed by these toll booth cameras taking photos of license plates on the carquinez bridge that ultimately led chp's lead investigator on >> "for me it's been a year and a half long investigation, i worked with vallejo police, figured out who were the car thieves in vallejo, figured out where they were at, put we went from there" >> three paroleesall vallejo residents arrested in conection to the robberies are43-year-old robbert white, 30-year old david morales, and 30-year- old christoper miller, whom already has a felony strike on his recordis facing a pontential 31-years if convictedthere could be more charges if investigators link the suspects to all the "we know of about 10, and we've linked these people to >> >> haazig
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>>pam: san jose police have yet to identify the victim of a fatal hit and run accident. now, police are asking for the public's help in tracking down the driver. kron four's rob fladeboe is standing by live from the scene with more on the story. ------------------------ kron4's rob fladeboe is live------------------------ return to index of * * >> we understand that the vehicle did not stop. residue from police flares marks the spot where the accident occurred here on busy white road, near the intersection with quimby road. witnesses tell police the man was struck and killed as he walked southbound, near the vietnamese community center. there was some sort of dark colored s u v or even a van. it struck the victim as he was crossing the roadway. >> the nearest crosswalk is about a hundred yards up thevictim appears to have been woman, who crossed white road in
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the exact same place where the man was hit. a clerk at this nearby bakery says have been several narrow every morning, three-four times to and from. >> people do not want to go down to the corner? >> correct. it is convenient that with it is walk across. >> white road is a fast- moving 4-lane road. too fast say some neighbors. there have other accidents here but this is the first pedestrian fatality in recent memory. police are asking for the public's help in finding the hit and run driver. ---------------------------- rob is live-live remote >> it should have some major front and damage we suspect based on the debris that was left behind. and again it was headed south. near quimby >> police continue to canvass the area. speaking with people that and hope to get a better description of the vehicle. and it is described as an s u v or
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dark band.dark van///. rob fladeboe, kron 4. >>pam: today the clean up of the aftermath of the recent powerful storm systems which swept thru the bay area, continues. to the public pools at heather farm park in walnut creek. a pair of storm drains backed up sunday. and sent a river of rain, dirt and debris into the 50- meter the facility has been closed the water for four straight days. but since there is close to 900- thousand gallons of water in the three pools, there is still >> we are busy filtering and getting the water clean and clear and once that happens
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will get back to the health department and we will get the ok to open. >>pam: they estimate that it will be sometime next week before swimmers again re-opened the city's seasonal pool to handle the demand. >>jacqueline: a decent amount of storclouds. 59 degrees in san francisco. and out in concord, 59 degrees. 60s in hayward
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>>pam: >> there were so far away
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from where the search crews were working and looking. there is no way that he would've been found anytime soon snowy mountains for nearly a week. paula lane and her boyfriend, rod clifton, were driving to her gardnerville home last week, when their vehicle got stuck in a snow drift. clifton left to get lane's family members went to search for the pair, and the body of rod clifton was found wednesday night. clifton's daughter explains rod clifton's girlfriend paula lane was found malnourished and had frostbite on her toes. doctors say she survived on tomatoes the couple had with them and by sheltering in a hollowed-out tree.
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>> paying more for parking at bart stations is a possiblity. bart wants to raise the rates based on demand. if lots are full, you'd pay more. if there are open spots. you could pay less money. bart wants the extra revune repair the lots and afford some riders aren't buying "they just nickle and dime >> "bart wants to hear from you. take survey on our justine waldman kron 4 news." r >> here's what bart riders are currently paying to park. it's five dollars a day at that's by far the most expensive. it's two dollars a day on the peninsula. daly city, colma, south san millbrae. south hayward, hayward, coliseum, richmond, concord and north concord. all other bart stations.and there are 32 of them.cost one dollar per day. >>pam: if you are one of those racing against the clock to get your holiday shopping done, you are in good company. shopper track reports the week after black friday, retail sales were up a little over 2 percent nationwide compared to the same period last year. tonight kron 4's dan kerman
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spoke with some bay area shoppers about their holiday spending habits. . >> thank you. >> to you have a lot left on your list? >> this frenzy of holiday shopping is in full swing these also are and completely packed. >> these are mostly for the grandchildren. >> for those trying to stick to a budget is more difficult. >> i am trying to tell them i can try to save money but i do not know if i can do that. >> shoppers are trying to research more. >> you could do so much research on the internet with prices. >> one of the reasons is that it was a 20-$25. >> some people are spending less but the stores are going to be ringing up a few
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extra dollars. >> it is a little bit more. >> what determines that? >> a feeling of insecurity. it is better than last year a little bit better. >> in case you've lost track there are 19 days until christmas. if this is something you have to have you might want to think about coming in now because the week before christmas is the busiest of the entire season. at target, culma kron 4 news. (countdown) 5,4,3,2,1! >>pam: continuing the festive theme. the first family were joined by neil patrick harris and babyface
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performas and jason mraz and the band 'the fray'.. software mogul, mcafee is in the hospital and guatemala after a jail cell attack. par >> and also the rigorthe oakland raiders -- tel gauged. more of who i found in my store retail kidding -- tailgating look at you guys with your fancy-schmancy u-verse high speed internet. you know, in my day you couldn't just start streaming six ways to sunday. you'd get knocked off. and sometimes, it took a minute to download a song. that's sixty seconds, for crying out loud. we know how long a minute is! sitting, waiting for an album to download.
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>>pam: welcome back. some of the die-hard fans were speaking with j. r. stone who is live. >> good hello, pam, we bore speaking with some of the fans, earlier.
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>> i am all metal.. and leather the pants and shirt. is this the best tailgate meal? >> absolutely! my goodness gracious this is good stuff >> and you are going to send me the bill? a lot >> no. >> it we have deep-fried shrimp? >> yes, this is really good. >> 6, 7, 8. and this could be attend. [laughter] >> and vegas is in the house? >> we could not find a better vegas activity debt to, to oakland? >> if i would have to compare this to their readers came or a las vegas event i would choose the oakland raiders. >> when you get called out to colorado? >> it is going to be against
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denver so i can rub it into my face of friends and family. >> back here at the coliseum, the oakland raiders 13-0. and if there is any good news is it could be the fact that roger, the ad appel commissioner spoke this evening that the n f l would be willing to give the oakland raiders' $200 million for a new stadium. good news coming out of oakland tonight for the raiders. reporting live in oakland, j. r. stone, kron 4 news. >> the forty-niners and others celebrated a major milestone. take a look. this special ceremony. they had a topping of ceremony were iron workers placed the last two beams on top of the stadium. this completes phase #one of the 68,500 swaseat--they signed it these last two beans before
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they were constructed and priests the efforts of what is coming next. >> you cannot fathom it until the what you see it it in person it will be nearly three times the size of candlestick but it has the same capacity. without much bigger and the building is going to be unbelievable. we've no for jus sports but also for entertainment. >> face no. 2 is also under way with 2014. on face no. 2, and at 8:00 p.m. we will have a closer look at the progress on phanse....2... and will have more on today's sports coming up later with sports director, gary radnich. >>jacqueline: we did see a mixture of sun and clouds today. mainly clouds in the morning low cloud coverage for portions of the bay area. and the north bay valleys and the inland
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valleys. saturday, still fog in the morning but sunday, more sunshine and warmer temperatures expected. let us take a look at the fog tracker 4. fairly widespread cloud coverage. we will see areas of dense fog for the inland valleys. and by 8:00 p.m., the fog will be lifting and some for the early afternoon. mostly sunny skies. the fog tracker has the heart of the bay area by this hour but i think it will b mad mostly clear. with 50s expected with 40's in pleasanton, livermore, the same in napa. temperatures in the north bay will be slightly warmer depending on how quickly those clouds will form a record for the afternoon, temperatures in the 60s in the south bay. a few degrees warmer than what we saw today in. 60s in cupertino, 60s in mountain view and 62 degrees in san jose. it will be below 60
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in concord, 62 degrees in livermore. a mixture of 50s and 60s for the east bay shore carthe same for the north bay, with san francisco, 59 degrees in ocean beach. taking a look at the weekend this year as it is expected to be dry. to-from it is easy. sunny skies and chilly but no snow in sight for rainfall as we take a look at the extended forecast. we will be dealing with fog and a sunny afternoons. dry weather for the next several days but there's a chance of showers returning to the forecast for wednesday. >> the buzz arbazaar ... john mcafee. is wanted for murder in belize. he was taken it
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to a hospital in guatemala after he would not be granted political asylum he reportedly collapsed in jail. the anti virus company that ben on the run for three weeks and finally
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>> after guatemalan police the strange saga of silicon valley software millionaire john mcafee got even stranger today. you may remember he is wanted for questioning in a american country of belize. being taken to a hospital today in guatemala. he reportedly collapsed after being told he would not be granted political mcafee is the founder of the bay area anti-virus company that bears his name. he's been on the run for three weeks. finally surfacing yesterday in they are trying to arrest me to keep me from this press the web site vice=dot=com was interviewing mcafee when he was taken into custody outside a luxury hotel in guatemalan jails have beds, dude and food. pretty awesome. i'm not too concerned. belize authorities have named him a person of interest in the murder of
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fellow expatriate greg faull. faull was found shot to death last month at his home just down the beach from mcafee's residence on the mcafee says he was framed, and that he himself was in belize authorities. he reappeared this week accompanied by a youngthis is my life in america, >> as police showed up to arrest him for entering the country illegally, mcafee "i am using the computer of attack. he reportedly has suffered a mild heart attack. however the new story is that he is being treated for stress, hypertension and an abnormally rapid heart beat.
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.. >>pam: a new study finds gay americans are better at money management then the
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average american. lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people are better at managing their money than the average american. that's according to a prudential survey. it found they earn more, save more, have less debt and are better prepared for retirement. four-thousand dollars less debt than the average experts say uncertainty about the future of gay rights likely prompts many members of the community to be especially careful with their money. [ crickets chirping ]
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>> in vallejo, there have been the three suspects arrested with a series of toll booths on the car came as bridge. >> yes those of the ones that we're talking about, the common with a passenger in the back seat that is crying. and it is usually in a stolen car. >> i have figured out that they are usingrs in vallejo. using surveillance video, with time and figure out >> in vallejo, a haazig madyun kron 4. >> the hit and run the claims the life of a pedestrian marking where the victim and the adult male was held on assault white road at 5:45 wednesday evening. he appears to be jaywalking and the vehicle did not stop. >> we have a witness account that there was a dark colored s u v or bthe van
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that struck the person that was crossing not in the crosswalk. >> as of late thursday the name has not been released. this was the fault pedestrian fatality of the year. and san jose, rob fladeboe, kron 4 card >> san mateo, the recent rainstorms have an impact on local reservoirs. santa clara, with nearly 20% increase in with 4 billion gal. of water! with a huge reservoir also a significant amount of water. coming up at 8:00 p.m. more details on the state all our reservoirs. . >> bart is considering increasing its parking lot rate. it is based on the demand a full lot would cost more and an empty lot would cost lost. it needs the money to maintain the parking lots. this is not a
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done deal they would be to take a survey. of a rider ship, and go www.kron4.com daly city, just seen waldman, kron 4. >> on target, and culma holiday sales were reported by " holiday trek " shows it 2% increase from last year. they're expecting the busiest holiday to be the week before christmas. as for shoppers they are going to be spending more this year but also doing more research to get the best deals. dan kerman, kron 4 toured gabe slate tech report >> apple and samsung are battling over their patent lawsuit. apple had victory on the first round in the month of august that samsung would have to pay $1 billion however, that $1.0 5 billion could be produced by
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the judge. the jurors seemed to a miscalculated and they were possibly going to trim the award. it would depend on a list of the legal demands. we will keep you updated. gabe slate tech report (male announcer): now, here's stanley roberts who found people behaving badly. >> you are looking at surveillance video of a bandit that has been hitting a home in livermore repeatedly help livermore police idenitfy this brazen in the would steal cigarette packs on the front yard some garden tools that were in thr front yard one time he went in the back and a bb gun was stolen that was on the patio table. >> sara believes this guy has struck more than a half a dozen times all since october which makes her home enough basically this is exactly then the guy enters and we put it up on our tv screen trying to identify the guy >> sara didn't use some run of the mill high priced survillance camera to catch a thief
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>> we got a little sneaky and crafty and actually put it in a pillsbury cake mix box we tried to hide it and i guess it worked. >> so what exaclty did she put >> i put up my gopro in the window and tried to catch yes a simple go pro camers not so hidden inside a box of chocolate cake mix box that has a recipe for hidden but no instructions about putting a hidden go pro however no sooner than after they turned on the go pro camers stacked on two packs of newport cigerettes the bandit struck before the crude camera ideal was created sara put up a motion sensor l ight.that didn't work ( cow bell ) she put a cow bell on the gate so she could hear any movement and that didn't stop him so she is hoping that this video will so take a look at this guy one more time and see if you know who he if you do contact livermore police >> sot: i just want him to
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stop i don't want him here if ansy one can identify him maybe enve scare him talke to him i just don't want anybody watching my property it"s just scary >> in livermore, stanley roberts, kron 4. >>jacqueline: with a cloud coverage the big story we will see those widespread overnight. and tomorrow, a clearer skies with temperatures warming. they will continue the upward trend with the fog tracker 4. fairly widespread and cloud coverage. we will seek the livermore valley and the north bay. as we take a look at the early afternoon the fog will scale back. we could see more sunshine and blunt that is showing. temperatures will be 50s and 60s. not incredibly warm. 50s and son of vials, 60s
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and san jose. we are going to start to warm up with 60s and san rafael -- >> with mid 60s by sunday. a mild workweek but the chance of showers returning to the forecast. >> george zimmerman is filing a civil lawsuit of its own against nbc. they say that he was portrayed as a rapist to generate ratings. >> an attorney for the unified school district is
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hoping to sell almost too wondered claims this man that was creating lewd acts, over 200 claims. the 189 claims from angeles unified school district hopes to settle almost 200 claims involing a teacher accused of commiting lewd acts on elementary school children. the 189 legal claims stems from the january arrest of berndt has pleaded not guilty to 23 counts of lewdness for allegedly feeding students semen-laced cookies.
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>>pam: the duchess of cambridge, catherine middleton has been discharged from her london hospital. she is pregnant and was being treated for acuteher husband prince william was by her side as they greeted
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the press. palace is not announcing a due date for the and a reminder. you can catch all your entertainment news right here on kron-4. the bay area's favorite way to ring in the new year is always with kron 4. the biggest parties and spectacular fireworks will radnich. it's the only local and live show in the bay area to ring in the new year, and this year it promises to be bigger and better than ever. kron 4's new year's live. speaking of, spores director, gary radnich will be coming up with an update of the tonight's game and sonny dikkes.coach.. new coach.....
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but keeping, everybody cal pronounced their new coach. >> ladies and gentlemen, the university of california, sonny and santa barbara, i must say
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that she had a host of help. she is the athletic director and her, but sun trying to put some points on the board. what does the future hold? but i must say that that will drive us every day. every day that we come to work our goal is going to be to get to the rose bowl. not only to get there but to have victory. >> i will tell you all that
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when he walked out of the room, i said to myself i think that is the guy. >> there is, the guy has a couple of kids, he is 43 and this is his second head coach. louisiana tech. was his first. i watched the entire press conference and as long as you win, that is all that matters but i do not think i'm going to be inviting them to the show. my new year's eve show. and i promised you, jacki, and at midnight, i will have a corn in the hand a court-a nois. -- >> out that is great, it is all about you and catherine. >> you could have been there but pamela wanted to go out and party. >> i will be here until 30 minutes before the show.
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>> are you working year's eve? >> it is your show >> and oh my gosh! >> and sonny dikes.. will not be on the show but as long as as victory. thank- you for the promotion and happy new year. thlaw and you are working year's eve? pam is off? >> yes. >> the raiders have started off against the denver but the raiders have just scored in the second quarter. nearly the half. 14-7. and the home in against miami in road game against seattle toward a better when against miami on a sunday toward the road games are going to be tough reggie bush toure one of
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first athletes to date kardashian.... and here is patrick willis to stop reggie bush. >> he is very elusive. very fast, a quick guide.a quick gui. >> i think a pretty good team he's a quick gu, and they've lost a couple of times. and it is going to be a pretty good match up. >> the rumor mill. fuelled by social media of is at it again turner will be let go at the end of the season along with a chase meth. the raiders had to come out with the release the we are not bringing in gruden now the chargers they are not
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winning. he very well could go. unless you have concrete proof. the chargers said that we're going to wait until the end of the season. listen. you talk about a man's livelihood, money and what he goes, he goes to not push them. until it is legitimately right. that means one the owners of the team tell you that it is out. otherwise, the media is speculating as to wait in line for a sandwich. >> big ben, roethlisberger, from a sprained right shoulder. a dislocated rehe could have been out but he will be back after that injury. andrew ward will not fight he was scheduled to fight january 26th and los angeles against kelly, the fighter. it has been
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postponed. he suffered an injury to is right shoulder wh his 26-0. the date will be pressed to late february, early march. that is how it stands. audre and ward. >> maybe. >> and its miscued that pam and i work together. coming up -- and it is -- cute. and here's a good piece. after dan kerman, sports director, gary radnich and will talk about andrew ward possibly not fighting them i will think about it. thank you. >> it is not a possible but most of them .... we do
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not know what that means. it looks like it is not going to be resolved in the future. >> the pour hockey. and jackie is a big hockey fan you cannot take a hard, firm line when nobody cares. >> the 70,000 that go to san jose and one i am talking about nobody cares, they would relate as football. and they would miss baseball. >> people relieved as their hockey. >> they're going to cancel the entire season. >> i said that a couple of months ago. it is the same thing. >> and your life has not changes. >> my life has not changed. jacqueline? >> i cannot watch hockey. but football, is like religion. and without hockey. >> football makes no difference in my life. >> oh my gosh! >> we're going to talk about baseball when i come back
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>> the baseball meetings have wanted down. the giants have signed angel pagan and pryor, scutero and the a's? drew is discussing a 1 yr deal,, making $9 million per year, will not be tendered, 223 was his number last season and don larson the
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the grammys' boy band shutout. we're behind the scenes of the nomination shocker. i'm brooke anderson. "the insider" is on. one direction. the wanted. all out of the running. zblilt it was a